Contributions to the Hemiptera fauna of Van Lake Basin (East Turkey) I. On the species of the Hemiptera of Artos Mountain. Cesa News 94: 1-30, 39 figs.
This paper deals with the Hemipteran species of Artos Mount in Van Province. This is the first part of the Hemiptera fauna of Van Lake Basin. Totally, 61 taxa of 13 families are given. Families and number of their species recorded are as follows; Gerridae (1), Reduviidae (3), Tingidae (1), Nabidae (1), Miridae (9), Scutelleridae (5), Cydnidae(3), Pentatomidae (18), Lygaeidae (5), Stenocephalidae (1), Rhopalidae (5), Coreidae (7), Alydidae (2). Among them, 18 species are reported here for the first time for the Van Lake Basin. Information and faunistical evaluations concerning Entomofauna of Turkey are also mentioned.